Definition of 'sleepless'
Example sentences containing 'sleepless'
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There is no real point in spending hours and hours of sleepless nights agonising over the team. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The problem is causing me many sleepless nights. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Which is why we had yet another sleepless night. The Sun (2010)The dilemma about succumbing to grey gave her sleepless nights. Times, Sunday Times (2007)It gave me many a sleepless night. The Sun (2015)How many sweaty sleepless nights would lie ahead. The Sun (2009)You can have many sleepless nights. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It had been a long, sleepless night. The Crossing-Place (1993)You'll be better able to withstand it if you have spent the sleepless hours relaxing. Alternative Health Care for Women (1991)If the thought did cause anyone a sleepless hour or two, they need not have worried. Times, Sunday Times (2012)I spent many sleepless nights preparing then directing the film. The Sun (2012)I had many sleepless nights while we were putting this deal together. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Everyone felt awful each morning after another sleepless night, and looked progressively worse as the days went on. Times, Sunday Times (2012)I think there are going to be a few sleepless nights before now and the first curtain call. Times, Sunday Times (2007)It is the hour when the sleepless are haunted by their deepest fear, when ghosts and demons are most powerful. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Another tremor, another sleepless night. Times, Sunday Times (2010)There were many sleepless nights. Times, Sunday Times (2006)I have lots of sleepless nights. Times, Sunday Times (2009)But as soon as the night came he switched to an anxious man, terrified at the thought of spending another sleepless night alone. Times, Sunday Times (2014)I'm happy to handle a few sleepless nights as long as we carry on winning. The Sun (2006)He admitted that he spent few sleepless hours worrying about England's attacking potential. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Already sleepless for 30 hours, he urged concentration. Times, Sunday Times (2007)
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Translations for 'sleepless'
British English: sleepless ADJECTIVE
A sleepless night is one during which you do not sleep.
I have sleepless nights worrying about her.
Definition of sleepless from the Collins English Dictionary
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